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  These posts are written by the staff and friends of Denver Area YFC. We invite you to read, ponder and join the conversation about youth and youth ministry in Denver.

 


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Parenting Series Part One – The Spelling Bee

7/9/2015 in Category

By Robynn Bliss

When Connor was in 6th grade he was in the school spelling bee. He had won the class bee. He had won the bee for all of 6th grade. And now he was in the all school... More

Making an Impact: Interview with a High-Risk Youth Professional

7/2/2015 in Category

Currently a stay-at-home mother, EJ is also a licensed professional counselor who specialized in youth and family counseling.  She has worked with high-risk youth for over a decade, seven of... More

Why “No” Is One of the Most Important Words in Youth Ministry

6/25/2015 in Category

By Christopher Wesley, Director of Student Ministry at Church of the Nativity in Timonium, Maryland

If you've been a youth minister for more than a week, you probably know what it's like... More

Am I Doing Enough?

6/15/2015 in Category

By Gareth Unruh, Assistant Director, Juvenile Justice Ministry, Denver Area YFC

Do you feel like the work you're doing is making an impact on your friends and community?

With the news... More

Loneliness In Youth Ministry

6/10/2015 in Category

By Andy Blanks, co-founder of youthministry360

To outsiders the concept seems absurd, a contradiction in terms.

“A lonely youth minister? Impossible. How can you be lonely? You're... More